Pylades & Orestes [graphic] / Js. Gy. ad vivam fect.

Creator:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 36.3 x 26.3 cm, on sheet 48 x 30 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Temporary local subject terms: Nassalin, fl. 1797, Secretary to the Prince of Orange -- Walking staves -- Hunchbacks
Abstract:
"The stout Prince of Orange, in profile to the left, shuffles along the pavement, holding the arm of his thin secretary, Nassalin. His eye is almost closed, his right hand, holding a stick, is thrust in his coat pocket. Both are plainly dressed, wearing powdered hair with small tails, and round hats with broad brims. Nassalin is hunchbacked."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Pylades and Orestes
Topics:
Walking.
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Harvey, Francis--Ownership.
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817, publisher.
Riviere & Son Binding.
William--V,--Prince of Orange,--1748-1806--Caricatures and cartoons.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1797.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1797.
Watermarks (Paper)--J Whatman--1794.--CtY-LW
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
797.04.01.03+
Auchincloss Gillray v. 9
Orbis Record:
8139063
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr08934
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9065
Wright, T. Works of James Gillray, the caricaturist with the history of his life and times, p. 229
Wright, T. Historical and descriptive account of the caricatures by James Gillray, no. 433
OID:
11106086
PID:
digcoll:976769